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You can find our Community Guidelines in full here. Congenital causes include maldevelopment of penile shaft skin, whereas acquired conditions include morbid obesity , overlaying abdominal fat, or penile injury, including overly aggressive circumcision. But you can pick one that's 25 characters or less and includes a letter. This comment has been deleted. You can throw in numbers, dots and dashes, too. You must be logged in to vote. Montague says hygiene becomes a big issue.